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Trelawny woman in police custody following seizure of gun, ganja

Published:Tuesday | June 19, 2018 | 10:24 AM

A Trelawny woman remains in police custody on suspicion of breaches of the Firearms Act following her arrest in Falmouth in the parish on Sunday, June 17.

Arrangements are being made for the woman to be interviewed in the presence of her attorney.

The police reports that about 7:30 p.m. the woman was at a public event when a police team accosted her and a bag she was allegedly carrying was searched.

According to the police, a 9mm pistol fitted with a magazine containing ten 9mm rounds of ammunition as well as one pound of ganja were found in the bag.

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